Morristown in Morris County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Morris County Civil War Monument
to perpetuate the memory of her soldiers and sailors,
who fell during the great Civil War.
(Back of Monument):
who fell martyrs for Union and Liberty.
of those who fell in her defence.
who fall in a just cause.
Erected 1871 by People of Morris County.
Location. 40° 47.825′ N, 74° 28.834′ W. Marker is in Morristown, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker is at the intersection of S Park Place (County Route 124) and E Park Place, on the left when traveling south on S Park Place. Click for map. Marker is located on the Morristown Green. Marker is in this post office area: Morristown NJ 07960, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Presbyterian Church on the Green (a few steps from this marker); This Morristown Green (a few steps from this marker); The French are Coming (a few steps from this marker); Survey by Major Erskine of Morristown The Alexander Carmichael House (within shouting distance of this marker); The Baptist Church on the Green (within shouting distance of this marker); Continental Store on the Green (within shouting distance of this marker); Court House and Jail (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Morristown.
More about this marker. The monument includes an obelisk topped by a Civil War soldier. Battles involving Morris County soldiers are listed on the sides of the monument, including Atlanta, Ft. Donelson, Cold Harbor, Shiloh, Wilderness, Malvern Hill, Roanoke, Winchester, Gettysburg, Antietam, Vicksburg and Appomattox. It is also flanked by four cannons.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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